Emera Incorporated (EMA) dividend stock





  • Yield

     4.50%
  • Dividend

     2.09
  • 5 year dividend growth rate
     7.7%
  • Dividend increased

     9 yrs.
  • Payout ratio

     109%
  • Dividend pay date

     8/15/2017
  • Ex-dividend date

     7/28/2017
  • Uninterrupted
    dividends
     N/A yrs.
  • Yield compared to 5 year average
     + 12.5%
  • Dividend payback
    period
     15 yrs.
  • Chowder rule

     12.2
  • Tweed factor

     -12.3
Rating
Overall rating
The overall rating measures the general health and sustainabilty of the company's dividend. It is an average of the five ratings below.





Dividend increased years
This rating looks at the number of years the company has increased their dividend consecutively. 1 star is given for 7 years or below and 5 stars are given for 23 years or more.





Dividend yield
This rating evaluates the size of the yield. 1 star is given for a yield below 0.75% and 5 stars for yields above 6.75%.





Payout ratio
The payout ratio shows how much of the earnings are being paid out as dividends. We award 0 stars for payout ratios above 100% and 5 stars for ratios below 10%.





Dividend growth rate
This rating takes into account the growth of the dividend. Companies that have a dividend growth rate below 1.5% get 1 star while 5 stars are given for rates above 13.5%.





Yield compared to 5 year average
If the current yield is below the 5 year average, it tends to indicate that the stock is cheap. A rating of 0 is given if the current yield is below 0 percent compared to the average and a rating of 5 is given if it's more than 22.5% above.
Relative valuations
Yield compared to 5 year average   
12.5%
Payout ratio compared to 5 year average   
-15.6%
P/E compared to 5 year average   
34.4%
Price per book value compared to 5 year average   
-32.9%
Price change from 52 week high   
-5.8%
Price change from 50 days average   
-1.8%
Price change from 200 days average   
-1.9%
Price info
Change
0.09 (0.19%)


Last price
46.40 CAD


Day range
46.36 - 46.59


Year range
43.76 - 49.24

Financial health
Current ratio
1.25


Debt/equity ratio
110.07


Cash
1.07B


Debt
4.77B


Valuation
Price/earning (P/E)
24.32


Price/book (P/B)
1.61


Forward price/earning (P/E)
15.62


Price/sales (P/S)
1.58


PEG
2.59


Market cap
9.85B

Recession performance (2007 - 2009)
0.9000,0.9650,1.0300
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Dvidend growth (annualized)   
7.0%
1.3200,1.2600,1.5200
  • 2007
  • 2008
  • 2009
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
7.3%
10 year history
0.9000,0.9650,1.0300,1.1625,1.3125,1.3625,1.4125,1.4750,1.6625,1.9000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Dividend growth (annualized)   
8.7%
1.3200,1.2600,1.5200,1.6500,1.9700,1.7600,1.6400,2.8200,2.7100,2.7100
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Earnings per share growth (annualized)   
8.3%
12.2000,13.7800,13.3100,14.1900,12.6700,12.6600,13.8400,17.7000,20.7000,23.7100
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Book value per share growth (annualized)   
7.7%
68.2000,83.6000,71.1000,73.2000,73.9000,77.3000,76.8000,73.8000,64.6000,61.3000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Payout ratio growth (annualized)   
-1.2%
115.0000,125.0000,121.0000,120.0000,126.0000,125.0000,133.0000,147.0000,146.0000,146.0000
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • ttm
Shares outstanding growth (annualized)   
2.7%
Other companies in the diversified utilities industry
Company
Div. increase  
Yield
Div. growth
USA   Vectren 57 yrs2.58%2.9%
Canada   Canadian Utilities 45 yrs3.02%10.1%
USA   MGE Energy 42 yrs1.99%3.2%
USA   UGI 30 yrs2.12%6.0%
USA   Eversource Energy 19 yrs3.13%10.1%
United Kingdom   Centrica 18 yrs7.18%0.8%
United Kingdom   SSE 16 yrs6.27%3.4%
USA   Avista 15 yrs2.78%4.5%
Company profile
Empoloyees
0


Sector


Website


Founded
1919


Industry


Emera Incorporated, an energy and services company, through its subsidiaries, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity to various customers. The company is also involved in gas transmission and utility energy services businesses: and the provision of energy marketing,...
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Address:
B-6th Floor, 1223 Lower Water Street, P.O. Box 910, Halifax, NS, B3J 3S8

Phone:
+1 902 450-0507
Emera Incorporated has a dividend of 2.09 CAD and based on a stock price of 46.40, the yield is 4.50%. The dividend has been raised for 9 years in a row (since 2008). The payout ratio of EMA is 109%, based on an EPS of 1.91 and a dividend of 2.09. The company has a dividend payback period of 15 years. The 5 year dividend compund annual growth (CAGR) rate is 7.7%. The ex-dividend date for EMA is 7/28/2017, and 8/15/2017 is their dividend pay date. It was founded in 1919 and is a Canadian company with 0 employees. utilities is their sector and diversified utilities is their industry. 1.9 out of 5 stars is our rating for it's dividend.






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